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SKFR placing levy renewal measure on Aug. 1 ballot

PORT ORCHARD — One of the most-asked questions of Steve Wright, South…

 

Get to know the candidates in the 2017 elections | In Our Opinion

All told, 101 candidates filed for 64 offices countywide during the filing…

  • May 25th, 2017

 

Sweat and hard work may no longer be enough to own a home

Future of USDA housing program in doubt

 

WSDOT asking for SR 16 input

GIG HARBOR — The Washington State Department of Transportation is encouraging the…

Kiwanis Club awards $16,500 in scholarships

PORT ORCHARD — The Kiwanis Club of Port Orchard will award scholarships…

Kralik takes over as Eatonville grid coach

EATONVILLE — Former South Kitsap High football coach Gavin Kralik will take…

Ladies Night Out on Bay Street May 5

PORT ORCHARD — It’s time again for another Ladies Night Out on…

Young Artists in Action show May 26

PORT ORCHARD — Students from schools in the South Kitsap School District…

Vikings win district baseball championship | Playoffs

POULSBO — As Kitsap’s 1A and 2A teams continue in their state…

One injured in two-vehicle collision on Highway 305 near Bond Road

POULSBO – It could have been worse, someone said, but the Lemolo…

More invaders found: Invasive green crabs on the rise on Olympic Peninsula

SEQUIM — The invasive European green crab count continues to rise on…

  • May 24th, 2017

A big find: Mammoth molar discovered on Sequim beach

SEQUIM — Sequim residents Lori Christie and Dean Flowers were taking their…

  • May 24th, 2017

Brianna Oas Strand | Passages

PORT ORCHARD — Brianna Oas Strand was so brave and courageous for…

Click It or Ticket campaign: It’s back on the roadways

KITSAP COUNTY — There’s no good time to drink alcohol and drive…

Shield wall at Viking Fest is a test of strength and mettle| Photo gallery

POULSBO – Viking Fest reenactors and visitors tested their strength in a…

Viking Fest parade | Photo gallery

POULSBO — The 2017 Viking Fest parade on May 20 was a…

Sons of Norway Viking Fest luncheon keeps it authentic

Annual Sons of Norway Lodge Viking Fest luncheon preserves traditional culture

101 candidates file for 64 offices countywide | 2017 Election Update

Jim Henry retires from Poulsbo City Council; Cindy Webster-Martinson leaving NK School Board

Viking Fest opening ceremonies | Photo gallery

Former Miss Viking Fest Natalie Myers sang a Safeco Field-worthy rendition of the National Anthem to open the 49th annual Viking Fest, May 19.

  • May 20th, 2017

Survivor of Motel 6 blast credits the gas meter, fire marshal and power of prayer

The explosion threw Larry Jennings 10 feet back and left him near death. But he survived.

Setting up for Viking Fest | Photo gallery

POULSBO — Terryl Asla of Kitsap News Group took these photographs on…

  • May 20th, 2017

Poulsbo mayoral candidate was registered to vote out of city until he filed papers to run | 2017 Election Update

POULSBO — There’s a second candidate for mayor of Poulsbo. He’s a…

  • May 25th, 2017

Meet Poulsbo’s nine newest homeowners

Sweat and blisters were their down payments

Observances planned Memorial Day weekend in Kitsap

POULSBO — The colors will be presented. The mayor will offer some…

Jury awards $9.5 million to family of man killed in crash with NKF&R engine

Jury awards $9.5 million to family of man killed in crash with NKF&R engine

Vikings win district baseball championship | Playoffs

POULSBO — As Kitsap’s 1A and 2A teams continue in their state…

14 cited in Mother’s Day demonstration at Naval Base Kitsap – Bangor

BANGOR — Fourteen people were cited May 13 in a demonstration at…

South Kitsap volunteers come together to build humane housing for the homeless

By Bob Smith Kitsap News Group PORT ORCHARD — Tim Blair could…

It’s 82 years in prison for murderer Kalac

PORT ORCHARD — Convicted murderer David Michael Kalac was sentenced Tuesday, May…

New law requires insurance to provide 12-month supply of birth control

BREMERTON — Gov. Jay Inslee signed into law May 16 a bill…

Rotary exchange students learn skills for life

Clubs gather for district training and conference May 4-6 at Clearwater Casino Resort.

Corey’s Day golf tourney set for June 2

PORT ORCHARD — The Corey’s Day Golf Tournament, an annual fundraiser event…

Boaters, beware: Drinking, driving could get you a BUI

OLYMPIA — Boaters, take note: state and local law enforcement agencies will…

Three-way collision on Highway 3 kills driver

MASON COUNTY — A 58-year-old Tahuya driver was killed and a 37-year-old…

Filing period begins: So far, 40 candidates for 36 offices on Nov. 7 ballot

PORT ORCHARD — Forty candidates filed for 36 offices on the Nov.…

Stormwater open house May 24 in Sunnyslope

SUNNYSLOPE — Kitsap County Public Works will host a stormwater open house…

Careaga murders: Nearly four months later, the investigation continues

Detective Lt. Earl Smith: ‘I am very optimistic that this is a solvable case’

New agreement: Large-scale restoration and renewal planned for 30 miles of Hoh River

FORKS — A new agreement between The Nature Conservancy and Hoh River…

  • May 16th, 2017

Olympic National Park has draft search and rescue plan, chief says

OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK — Acting Superintendent Lee Taylor said last week that…

Let’s boost Charlotte past the goal line | Ken Bicha

By KEN BICHA It has been a real treat to witness the…

  • May 12th, 2017